Road & Bridge

Road Maintenance Update for  Dec. 5-Dec. 8

Crews will be fixing a cattle guard on County Road 8. Crews will be doing annual shop and vehicle maintenance. Crews will be plowing snow and sanding icy spots as needed. Crews will be working on drainage and culverts, weather permitting. Please be aware of winter road conditions and drive with caution.
Cessation of Winter Maintenance on High Country 4x4 Roads for the Season
***Subject to change due to weather and emergencies***
Road Work Graphic


The Ouray County Road and Bridge Department is responsible for constructing, maintaining, and snow plowing roads in Ouray County. Crews maintain over 300 miles of diverse roadways in the County, from 4WD roads in the southern end of the County to highly-traveled dirt and gravel road on Log Hill Mesa. 

The Road and Bridge Department works closely with the Road Committee, a citizen advisory committee to the Board of County Commissioners. The Road Committee holds public meetings; members of the public are encouraged to attend. 

The Road and Bridge Superintendent presents monthly reports to the Board of County Commissioners. 
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